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Ultrastructure of human fertilization

  • Milan Dvořák
  • Jan Tesařík
  • Václav Kopečný
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Part of the Electron Microscopy in Biology and Medicine book series (EMBM, volume 2)

Abstract

An elucidation of fertilization in mammals emerged only recently. Because of various moral and legal injunctions against the study of fertilization in man, information on this species has been more difficult to acquire than on laboratory and domestic animals. Even if these obstacles are being removed, there will still be many obvious difficulties in the future and data from human investigation will continue to emerge slowly.

Keywords

Zona Pellucida Cumulus Cell Acrosomal Reaction Human Oocyte Cortical Granule 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Milan Dvořák
    • 1
  • Jan Tesařík
    • 1
  • Václav Kopečný
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Histology and Embryology Faculty of MedicineJ.E. Purkyně UniversityBrnoCzechoslovakia

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